Abelmoschus angulosus Wall. ex Wight & Arn.

First published in Prodr. Fl. Ind. Orient. 1: 53 (1834)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Pakistan to W. Malesia. It is a shrub and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Cambodia, India, Jawa, Laos, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Sumatera, Thailand, Vietnam

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Chayamarit, K. & Balslev, H. (eds.) (2019). Flora of Thailand 14(2): 185-358. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.
  • Dassanayake (ed.) (1997). A Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon 11: 1-420. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. PVT. LTD., New Delhi, Calcutta.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Chayamarit, K. & Balslev, H. (eds.) (2019). Flora of Thailand 14(2): 185-358. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Oct 13, 1994 Thwaites [s.n.], Sri Lanka K000659956 Unknown type material Yes
Oct 13, 1994 Thwaites, G.H.K. [s.n.], Sri Lanka K000659954 Unknown type material Yes
Oct 13, 1994 Thwaites, G.H.K. [s.n.], Sri Lanka K000659958 Yes
Oct 13, 1994 s.coll. [s.n.], Sri Lanka K000659955 Unknown type material Yes
Oct 13, 1994 Thwaites, G.H.K. [s.n.], Sri Lanka K000659953 Unknown type material Yes
Oct 13, 1994 Thwaites [s.n.], Sri Lanka K000659957 Unknown type material Yes
Nov 1, 1959 Law, J.S. [s.n.], Kerala K000659949 Yes
Nov 1, 1959 Griffith [s.n.], India K000659952 Yes
Schmidt [202], Tamil Nadu K000659950 Yes
Wight [202], India K000659951 Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0